The Creighton men’s basketball team will take on Arizona State at 10 p.m. Thanksgiving night in its first game of the eight-team Wooden Legacy tournament, ESPN announced Wednesday.
One year after defeating the Sun Devils to win the Las Vegas Invitational championship, the Bluejays will face ASU in a game set to be televised nationally by ESPN2. Creighton would face the College of Charleston or San Diego State in the second round of the tournament, played Nov. 28, 29 and Dec. 1 at sites in Fullerton and Anaheim, Calif.
Tickets for the tournament are scheduled to go on sale in September.
The Wooden Legacy tournament schedule:
Thursday, Nov. 28
Miami vs. George Washington, 1 p.m. (ESPNU)
Marquette vs. Cal State Fullerton, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
College of Charleston vs. San Diego State, 7:30 p.m. (ESPNU)
Creighton vs. Arizona State, 10 p.m. (ESPN2)
Friday, Nov. 29
Semifinal No. 1, 2:30 p.m. (ESPN/ESPN2)
Consolation No. 1, 5 p.m. (ESPN3)
Semifinal No. 2, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Consolation No. 2, 11 p.m. (ESPNU)
Sunday, Dec. 1
Seventh-place game, 2 p.m. (ESPN3)
Fifth-place game, 4:30 p.m. (ESPNU)
Third-place game, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)
Championship game, 9:30 p.m. (ESPN2)